SUNSET BEACH—Police are investigating the theft of a 1½-carat diamond ring valued at $14,000 and gold wedding band reported stolen Sept. 8 from a residence on Discovery Lake Drive.
The diamond ring has since been recovered and charges are pending, Sunset Beach Deputy Chief Steve Smith said.
On Sept. 9, Sunset Beach police recovered a vehicle reported stolen from Westbrook Avenue.
The vehicle, a white 1993 GMC van, was found next to a pond behind Ingram Planetarium. The vehicle had been purchased by a man at the Habitat store, Smith said.